Critically acclaimed Saudi movie, The Perfect Candidate is now on OSN

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From Eid Al Adha, you’ll be able to catch the Oscar long-listed Saudia Arbain movie, The Perfect Candidate on OSN’s streaming platform.

The film was directed by regional-industry pioneer Haifaa al-Mansour, and tells the inspiring tale of a young female doctor, whose aspirations of holding local political office send ripples through the community.

Talking about the new addition, Rolla Karam, Interim Chief Content Officer at OSN said “OSN’s strategy is informed by the shifting and evolving needs of our customers and part of that is redefining our premium proposition by curating exclusive content for the Arabic audience across the region.”

“We are proud to support, promote and celebrate local talent and in a first for a release in the region, bring this beautiful masterpiece direct to customers in their homes without having to wait for a cinematic release.”

There’s also a companion documentary on The Making of The Perfect Candidate, which dives behind the scenes of this  film that was nominated for Best Film at both the Venice Film Festival, FEST International Film Festival as the London Film Festival.

Other big Arabic movies include another al-Mansour realised drama, Wadjda; The Scarecrows; The Insult; Sofia; Papicha; Ali, the Goat and Ibrahim; Nour and many more.

There are some big series entries too: Al Douka; Ala Wadak; Share’A Chicago; Khatoon; Coma and more.

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